Fully Funded KTH Royal Institute Scholarships for international students – Sweden 2024

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is currently accepting application from international students for the 2024/2025 KTH Royal Institute Scholarship for a Postgraduate Program. The Scholarship is a prestigious and highly competitive scholarship program that provides exceptional support for outstanding students seeking to pursue master’s degree at the KTH Royal Institute, Sweden.

In 2023, 8 % of the scholarship applicants admitted to a programme were nominated for the KTH Scholarship (55 out of 677). The selection process for the scholarship focuses on academic excellence and drive to contribute to sustainable development.

Founded in 1827, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. KTH Royal Institute of Technology is Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers, and faculty from around the world dedicated to advancing knowledge.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology embraces academia and the public and private sectors working together. They are part of extensive international research collaborations and participate in many educational exchange or joint programmes with universities and colleges in Europe, the U.S., Australia, Asia and Africa.


  • Master’s degree

Targeted Countries

  • Open to all nationalities


  • Sweden


  • 1-2 years


Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship

To be eligible for the scholarship you must be a fee-paying student and have applied for a master’s programme at KTH as your first priority and paid the application fee.

Selection Criteria for the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded primarily based on academic excellence and the selection process is undertaken in parallel with the admissions process. Only applicants who fulfil the admission requirements of the programme applied for are eligible for a scholarship. After the applicants have been assessed for admission, an assessment of applicants for the scholarship is made based on the following criteria:

  • The applicant’s grades (GPA or equivalent)
  • The ranking of the university that awarded the applicant’s bachelor’s degree
  • The applicant’s extracurricular research experiences or publications, relevant work experience, relevant teaching experience, awards from competitions and extracurricular activities
  • The applicant’s motivation how they will contribute to the sustainable development goals with a master’s degree from KTH

Benefits of the Scholarship

The KTH Scholarship covers the tuition fee at KTH Royal Institute of Technology for the first and the second year, provided that the study results during the first year are satisfactory. The scholarship does not include living costs.


How to Apply for the Scholarship

Applicants are required to submit their application online via the “Apply Now” button. Click the “APPLY NOW” button to access the application form that you need to fill out to complete your KTH Scholarship application. Candidates should ensure the online form is properly filled and submitted.

For further information about the scholarship application process, kindly CLICK HERE to visit the official webpage.



15st January, 2024.

Other KTH Scholarship

KTH Joint Programme Scholarship